Search Results: "Nabiel Kanan"


BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: April 29, 1993

"A powerful yet evenhanded indictment. (Photographs)"
A courageous examination of the moral failures of the Arab world, by the man who, as ``Samir al-Khalil,'' wrote perhaps the best book on modern Iraq, Republic of Fear (1989). Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

THE ROPE by Kanan Makiya
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 15, 2016

"A close study of the psychology of oppression and dictatorship, of a piece with the author's now classic nonfiction study Republic of Fear (1989)."
A searing novel of the Iraq War from an Iraqi point of view, with Saddam Hussein in a starring role. Read full book review >